Private Barrel Selection Highlight: Universal Wine & Spirits

Brotherhood of Bourbon

Universal Fine Wine & Spirits, located in Johnson City, TN collaborated with our team and The Brotherhood of Bourbon to hand select one of our private barrels. Our team interviewed Scott Snapp, of Universal Fine Wine & Spirits, to learn more about the Club’s wishes for their private barrel selection. Read more below:    Did […]

Cigar Blend Batches #23-28 Tasting Notes

Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend Bourbon Batches #23-28 are set to arrive in select retail stores across the nation late this month and early next. Each Batch, a part of a larger coupe mere of bourbon barrels ranging from 12 to 20 years in age, has been described by Master Blender Nancy Fraley as having “the […]

Private Barrel Selection Highlight: The Cellars Wine & Spirits

Joseph Magnus The Cellars Private Barrel

The Cellars Wine & Spirits, a premier spirits store with locations in both Wisconsin and Minnesota, recently collaborated with our team and the Minnesota Whiskey Elite whiskey club to hand select one of our private barrels. Our team interviewed Kimberleigh Taylor, operations manager at The Cellars Wine & Spirits, to learn more about the club’s […]

Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend Bourbon featured in Cigar Aficionado

Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend Bourbon

Our team was honored to be featured in the most recent edition of Cigar Aficionado magazine! Jack Bettridge features the Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend Bourbon in the ‘Bonding with Bourbon’ section of the March/April 2020 edition. He writes:  “You start with berries, dates and figs and accelerate with an allspice mix of clove, cinnamon and […]

Murray Hill Club Awarded Gold Medal and Best of Category at ADI Competition

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Our team is excited to announce our Joseph Magnus Murray Hill Club Special Release Batch #3 has been awarded a Gold Medal and Best of Category, Certified Craft Blended Spirit – Blended Bourbon by the American Distilling Institute (ADI). The 2020 competition took place in the San Francisco Bay Area, where 45 of the top […]

#raiseyourspirits Playlists by Joseph Magnus

Joseph Magnus raise your spirits

Each of us are navigating uncharted waters during unprecedented times. Regardless of who you are, what you do (shoutout to our heroes on the front lines), or where you live, we could all use our spirits lifted… and we’d like to help.    Pour a shot of whiskey, craft your favorite cocktail, sit back and relax […]

Tasting Notes for Cigar Blend Batches #19-22

Cigar and Bourbon pairings

Four additional batches of Joseph Magnus Cigar Blend Bourbon were shipped to retailers nationwide last week.  Check out tasting notes from Master Blender Nancy Fraley below:    Cigar Blend Bourbon Batch #19: Soda Fountain Root Beer Float  Batch #19 is chock full of root beer, creamy egg custard with vanilla beans, sassafras bark, wintergreen, dried […]

Private Barrel Selection Highlight: DFW Whiskey Club

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DFW Whiskey Club, a premier local whiskey club in North Texas, recently collaborated with our team to hand select a 13-year-old Indiana-distilled bourbon that quickly sold out in approximately two and a half hours. Enjoy the stories shared by Dustin Morrison, a DFW Whiskey Club administrator, below:      DFW Whiskey Club brought a team of […]

Tasting Notes for Murray Hill Club Special Release Batch #3

special release bourbon from Joseph Magnus

The latest Joseph Magnus Murray Hill Club Special Release, which is a departure from our previous two batches, was shipped nationwide last week and will be available soon at select retailers.  Batch #3 was finished in malt and cider casks, which means the 10 to 20-year-old bourbons have an abundance of single malt barley notes […]

Five Twists On An Old Fashioned

old fashioned drink recipes

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” We agree, but the 140-year-old Old Fashioned is overdue for a freshening up. This well-loved whiskey cocktail had been in vogue for a number of years and was officially dubbed the Old-Fashioned by the Chicago Tribune in 1881. Considering the Old Fashioned has been old-fashioned for more than […]